A light earthquake magnitude 4.5 (ml/mb) has struck on Sunday, central Mid-Atlantic Ridge (0 miles). Exact location of earthquake, longitude -20.3268 West, latitude -0.6067 South, depth = 10 km. The temblor was detected at 02:46:42 / 2:46 am (local time epicenter). Event ids that are associated to the earthquake: us6000b3fq. Id of event: us6000b3fq. The epicenter was at a depth of 10 km (6 miles). Global time and date of event 19/07/20 / 2020-07-19 02:46:42 / July 19, 2020 @ 2:46 am UTC/GMT. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist).
There are an estimated 13,000 light earthquakes in the world each year. Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days one, in the past 30 days one and in the last 365 days three earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected in the same area.
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